M62 Traffic News
- The trans-Pennine link - connecting Liverpool to the A63 between North Cave and Newport, west of Kingston upon Hull. There is a gap in the motorway between Winton and Simister where the road has been reclassified to become the northern part of the M60 Manchester orbital motorway. From its western terminus to J6, the M62 is not a trunk road and is under the jurisdiction of Liverpool City Council.
- Merseyside, Cheshire, Greater Manchester, West Yorkshire, North Yorkshire, East Riding of Yorkshire
- 107 mi (172 km) 7 miles (11 km) are part of the M60 motorway
- Existed Since
- Constructed 1960–1976
- Major junctions
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M62 East J20-J21Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay
On the M62 eastbound between junctions J20 (Rochdale) and J21 (Milnrow), expect traffic delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to barrier repairs closing two lanes, from 10 pm on 9 December 2013 to 5 am on 10 December 2013.Reported: 10/12/2013 02:00:03
Traffic M62 West J11Resurfacing
The M62 westbound exit slip at junction J11 (Warrington) will be closed , due to carriageway resurfacing, from 9 pm on 10 December 2013 to 5 am on 11 December 2013.Reported: 10/12/2013 02:00:03
M62 Traffic East J11Roadworks
The M62 eastbound entry slip at junction J11 (Warrington) is closed , due to roadworks. Road expected to re-open from 6:00 am on 10 December 2013.Reported: 10/12/2013 02:00:02
Traffic M62 East J20Severe Disruption - in excess of 3 hours delay or road closure
The M62 eastbound entry slip at junction J20 (Rochdale) will be closed , due to barrier repairs, between 10 pm and 5 am, from 9 December 2013 to 10 December 2013.Reported: 10/12/2013 02:00:03
M53 Traffic NorthResurfacing
The M53 northbound entry slip at junction J4 (Heswall) is closed , due to roadworks. Road expected to re-open from 5:00 am on 10 December 2013.Reported: 10/12/2013 02:00:02
Traffic M60 South J14Severe Disruption - in excess of 3 hours delay or road closure
The M60 clockwise entry slip at junction J14 (St Helens) will be closed , due to bridge repairs, between 9 pm and 5 am, from 13 December 2013 to 15 December 2013.Reported: 10/12/2013 02:00:03
M61 Traffic South J1Severe Disruption - in excess of 3 hours delay or road closure
The M61 southbound exit slip at junction J1 to A580 will be closed , due to bridge repairs, between 9 pm and 5 am, from 13 December 2013 to 15 December 2013.Reported: 10/12/2013 02:00:03
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M62 Weather Report
Tomorrow's weather (Monday) in Wigan will see sunny intervals with a maximum daytime temperature of 53°f and a night time temperature of 39°f (11°c/3°c). Wind will be coming in from the SW, reaching 14mph.
Tomorrow (Tuesday) will see sunny , with wind reaching 12 miles per hour from the S. Daytime temperatures will reach 48°f, and during the night the temperature will drop to around 37°f (8°c/2°c).
Wind from the SSE will reach 13 mph in Wigan on Wednesday, with sunny intervals in the area. Temperatures during the day will reach 47°f, and 37°f overnight (8°c/0°c).
Thursday's weather will be sunny in Wigan, with daytime temperatures reaching a maximum of 50°f, and night-time temperatures reaching a low of 50°f (10°c/6°c).
MAX 53° (11°c)
MIN 39° (3°c)
WIND 14mph (SW)
MAX 48° (8°c)
MIN 37° (2°c)
WIND 12mph (S)
MAX 47° (8°c)
MIN 33° (0°c)
WIND 13mph (SSE)
MAX 50° (10°c)
MIN 44° (6°c)
WIND 13mph (SSE)
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